Posts Tagged ‘Rural Medicine’

Link Invasion!

October 17, 2008

There are all kinds of interesting news to report to you today!

Researchers have discovered that baby mouse hearts can do this in the womb! The next step, hopefully, if figuring out how to make it happen in humans!

Rural Medicine: “Everyone needs you and you’re the only game in town.”

Better hospitals send you home more often. For your reference, here’s the 2008 quality report (PDF file). 5,000 Hospitals are rated.

Medical crisis at 30,000 feet…. You had better hope there is a doctor on board. On this plane, the first aid kit was inadequate.

The MedEx 1000 weighs less than 40 pounds and is completely portable. It’s an ICU in a Suitcase!

Here’s a real “Holy Cow!” moment: Eddie Adcock plays his banjo while undergoing brain surgery! Of course, there’s a video.

If you remember this song, you can save a life! Just remember, practice makes perfect…